Selig family collection
Contains an inoculation certificate issued to Gert Selig in Kobe, Japan, and photographic prints of the Selig family in Frankfurt, Germany. Siegfried and Hildegard Selig fled Germany with their ten year old son Gert in 1940, via the Tans-Siberian railway through China and Kobe, Japan, arriving in the United States in late 1940.
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gene S. Selig
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Also in Gene Selig family collection
The collection consists of a Haggadah, a certificate, and photographs relating to the experiences of Siegfried and Hildegard Selig and their ten year old son Gert (Gene) during the Holocaust when they fled Frankfurt, Germany, and traveled on the trans-Siberian railway through China and Kobe, Japan, arriving in the United States in late 1940. Some of these materials may be combined into a single collection in the future.
Consists of a document issued to Siegfried Selig (donor's father), April 1940, in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.